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My Mind Was a Mirror

by Terry Champlin

Classical meets folk and world music in this collection of haunting and moving songs featuring classical guitar.
Genre: Classical: Chamber Music
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  Song Share Time Download
1. My Mind Was a Mirror
3:41 album only
2. Lullaby
5:52 album only
3. Train Song from "To Match the Voice and the Face"
2:59 album only
4. Answering Emma from "To Match the Voice and the Face"
4:16 album only
5. City Song from "To Match the Voice and the Face"
2:58 album only
6. Theme (Love Song) from "Love Song and Variations"
1:13 album only
7. Variation 1 (a romantic Conversation) from "Love Song and Variations"
1:12 album only
8. Variation II (a discussion ensues) from "Love Song and Variations"
1:25 album only
9. Variation II (some points are clarified) from "Love Song and Variations"
1:25 album only
10. Variation IV (a bit of a tiff) from "Love Song and Variations"
2:06 album only
11. Variation V (they sing, they dance in their subtle way) from "Love Song and Variations"
1:32 album only
12. Variation VI (together they ascend to the stars) from "Love Song and Variations"
2:14 album only
13. Fantasia from "The Harp of David"
3:03 album only
14. Allegro from "The Harp of David"
2:28 album only
15. The Harp of David from "The Harp of David"
1:42 album only
16. Aria from "The Harp of David"
4:53 album only
17. A Prayer On Going Into My House
4:18 album only
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Album Notes
My Mind Was a Mirror features chamber music involving classical guitar by Terry Champlin, classcial guitarist/composer. The title track is a beautiful song with lyrics based on a poem from Edgar Lee Master's "Spoon River Anthology." "Lullaby" manages to be heartbreaking and inspiring at the same time with its gentle melody and lyrics about love and loss. "To Match the Voice and the Face" is a three movement song collection with lyrical contributions from classics Professor, Carolyn DeWald and Tony Wright, artist and painter of album covers for Bob Dylan, Traffic, Bob Marley and other notables. "Love Song and Variations" is a trio for violin, classical guitar and percussion. The piece was written as a wedding present for a musician couple who are long time friends of Terry's. A young hot shot group of NYC guitarists played "The Harp of David" guitar quartet. The cd ends with a hymn like tune featuring a poem by W. B. Yeats.

Musicians on the album are the following:
Terry Champlin, classical guitar
Helen Avakian, voice, steel string guitar
Sabina Torosjan, violin, viola
Jeff Haynes, percussion (musician with Cassandra Wilson, Liz Wright, Pete Seeger, Pat Methaney)
Scott Petito, guitar, percussion, organ, bass
Dan Lewis, Vilian Ivantchev, Chris Funke, Victor Main, classical guitar



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